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Zephaniahs Homebirth Story

As told by Shilo Anderson

zephanias home birth story

My husband and I were in shock when we found out we were pregnant. We had just gotten married and Taylor was finishing up his degree. I have always been drawn to pregnancy, birth, and children, so of course I was excited, but terrified at the same time.

The pregnancy went great, I felt so whole. Carrying another soul inside me is the greatest feeling I have ever felt. The last couple of months of the pregnancy were filled with STRESS. We had several deaths, my husband’s boss, my brother’s very dear friend, both died too soon and my grandma was very sick.

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Twins Homebirth

Is it possible to have a homebirth if you are expecting twins? Lots of twins have come along as a surprise during a homebirth. Here is a story of a planned homebirth when Mom was expecting twins. Regan’s Story I was thrilled as my twin pregnancy progressed that all the ultrasounds showed healthy, growing girls…Continue Reading

Lila Marie’s Homebirth Story

Lila Marie was born at home June 27 at 5:11pm at 39w 1d gestation. She weighed 8 lbs, 8 oz and was 21 inches long. Early Labor: Sunday, June 26 With no signs of impending labor in the preceding days and weeks, I awoke Sunday and began my day as usual. My due date wasContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Levi’s Homebirth Story

My first homebirth but 4th baby, I was a little scared of the new experience. I had natural birth in a hospital before, but this was a whole new territory in every way. Levi was 10 days late, and I had labor for like 3 weeks every night. On the eve of his birth IContinue ReadingContinue Reading